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" Let us roll all our strength and all Our sweetness up into one ball, And tear our pleasures with rough strife Thorough the iron gates of life. Thus, though we cannot make our sun Stand still, yet we will make him run. "
Century Readings for a Course in English Literature - Page 185
edited by - 1910 - 1143 pages
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Lectures chiefly on the dramatic literature of the age of Elizabeth

William Hazlitt - 1821 - 374 pages
...like amorous birds of prey, Rather at once our time devour, Than languish in his slow-chapp'd pow'r. Let us roll all our strength, and all Our sweetness,...gates of life. ' Thus, though we cannot make our sun Stand still, yet we will make him run." In Brown's Pastorals, notwithstanding the weakness and prolixity...
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Lectures on the Dramatic Literature of the Age of Elizabeth: Delivered at ...

William Hazlitt - 1821 - 372 pages
...like amorous birds of prey, Rather at once our time devour, Than, languish in his slow-chapp'd pow'r. Let us roll all our strength, and all Our sweetness,...gates of life. Thus, though we cannot make our sun Stand still, yet we will make him run." In Brown's Pastorals, notwithstanding the weakness and prolixity...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - 1824 - 1062 pages
...like am'rous birds of prey, Rather at once our time devour. Than languish in his slow-chap'd pow'r. arse Trinacrian shore: Nor uglier follow the night-hag, when call'd In secret, riding through the Stand still, yet we will make him run. THE NYMPH COMPLAINING FOR THE DEATH OF HER FAWN. The wanton...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - 1825 - 600 pages
...like am'rous birds of prey, Rather at onee our time devour, Than languish in his slow-ehap'd pow'r. 杓z x : t ë7 u .> l~z՗ t^ E ? KN 2 m ..." P hC LXD , iC& $ >j Q,wp FE$ j CR \& , eannot make our sun Stand still, yet we will make him run. THE NYMPH COMPLAINING FOR THE DEATH OF HER...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors, Volume 3

John Timbs - 1829 - 354 pages
...like am'rous birds of prey, Rather at once our time devour, Than languish'd in his slow chap'd pow'r. Let us roll all our strength, and all Our sweetness,...gates of life. Thus, though we cannot make our sun Stand still, yet we will make him run. Marvefl DCCCLX. O madness, to think use of strongest wines And...
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Laconics; or, The best words of the best authors [ed. by J. Timbs ..., Volume 3

Laconics - 1829 - 352 pages
...like am'rous birds of prey, Rather at once our time devour, Than languish'd in his slow chap'd pow'r. Let us roll all our strength, and all Our sweetness,...gates of life. Thus, though we cannot make our sun Stand still, yet we will make him run. Marvelf. DCCCLX. O madness, to think use of strongest wines...
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The Book of Gems: Chaucer to Prior

Samuel Carter Hall - 1836 - 336 pages
...am'rous birds of prey, Rather at once our time devour, • Than languish in his slow chap'd pow'r. Let us roll all our strength, and all Our sweetness,...gates of life. Thus, though we cannot make our sun Stand still, yet we will make him run. JOHN DRYDEN, the son of Erasmus Dryden, of Tichmersh, who was...
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The Book of Gems: Chaucer to Prior

Samuel Carter Hall - 1836 - 390 pages
...like am'rous birds of prey, Rather at once our time devour, Than languish in his slow chap'd pow'r. Let us roll all our strength, and all Our sweetness,...gates of life. Thus, though we cannot make our sun Stand still, yet we will make him run. Jons DRTDEM, the son of Erasmus Dryden, of Tichmersh, who was...
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Sketches of the History of Literature and Learning in England: With ...

George Lillie Craik - 1845 - 466 pages
...Till, at the end, the pent-up accumulation of passion bursts its floodgates in the noble lines : — Let us roll all our strength, and all Our sweetness,...with rough strife Thorough the iron gates of life. The following verses, which are less known, are exquisitely elegant and tuneful. They are entitled...
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Hausschatz englischer Poesie: Auswahl aus den Werken der bedeutendsten ...

Oskar Ludwig Bernhard Wolff - 1852 - 438 pages
...Rather at once our time devour, Than languish in his slow chap'd pow'r. 108 Dryden. Let us roll all onr strength, and all Our sweetness, up into one ball...gates of life. Thus, though we cannot make our sun Stand still, yet we will make him run. ft ryde u. John Dryden ward am 9. August 1631 (nach Anderen...
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